If the book were reducible to a thesis, it might be the simple claim that some things exceed our capacity for comprehension.
Chris Stevens, by contrast, was a voice of moderation, comprehension, responsibility and openness in the region.
This is nostalgia as a recording exercise rather than a lesson in empathy or comprehension.
It was a small step in learning to stick to my guns, but a leap in my comprehension of phonetics.
The answer The Operators forced me to confront is yes, though such a comprehension is laced with unsettling embarrassment.
The cleavage between the two attitudes is too sharp for the comprehension of other nations.
I cannot perceive that our own comprehension of it is at all essential to the matter.
It had not entered her comprehension that the real facts could be unknown, though they had never been communicated to herself.
The young man had no comprehension of the fact that he was only a pawn in the game.
Instinct leads us to a comprehension of life that intellect can never give.
mid-15c., from Middle French comprehénsion (15c.), from Latin comprehensionem (nominative comprehensio) "a seizing, laying hold of, arrest," figuratively "perception, comprehension," noun of action from past participle stem of comprehendere (see comprehend). In reading education, from 1921.
comprehension com·pre·hen·sion (kŏm'prĭ-hěn'shən)